Also: Stripping a South Carolina name in Minnesota and North Carolina’s ongoing budget ‘purgatory.’
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Some are listening to consumer advocates saying insurance companies discriminate against low-income drivers by using credit scores, occupations and education levels — not just their driving records — to set rates.
Accommodating the future in Tidewater Virginia and beyond: “As waters rise, all coastal communities are going to face what we’re facing right now.”
What have states and localities learned about mass disruption emergencies and adapting to risk in the decade since the crisis in New Orleans and the Gulf Coast?
The effort will focus on an area badly affected by Superstorm Sandy in 2012.
A new interactive map from the Obama administration seeks to provide some insight.
State officials like permits for offshore drilling, while environmentalists want to see less.
Also: Maryland's manure innovation grant and Connecticut ends homelessness for veterans.
It took the Peach State about seven years, but its data accuracy is now in the 90th percentile.